Banning, CA – Truck Accident Led to Fatality on Interstate 10
Banning, CA (February 27, 2019) – Police reported that one person was killed in a truck accident that took place on Interstate 10 on Tuesday afternoon, February 26.
The California Highway Patrol was called to the scene of the accident around 1:20 p.m. where they discovered that an SUV and a semi-truck trailer were involved in an accident with one another. Police and paramedics worked to free three victims from the wreckage, one of whom suffered extremely severe injuries.
The victim who sustained the most major injuries was taken to the hospital but later pronounced deceased due to their injuries. The name of the deceased party has not yet been released.
The semi-truck was traveling in the right lane when it suddenly veered into the left and immediately struck the SUV. Police are not sure what caused the driver to lose control and continue their investigation into the accident at this time.
We would like to take a moment to extend our sincere and genuine sympathies to the family and friends of the party whose life was taken in this horrific accident, with the hopes that they will find peace during the grieving process.
Truck Accidents in California
In 2011, 282 truck accident fatalities happened across California. Truck drivers are known for being some of the safest entities on our roads, which is why it is less typical to see a truck accident than other types of accidents on our roads. Truck drivers go through strict training and have to abide by regulations that other drivers do not. If you have lost a loved one in a California truck accident, you have many options for recovery.
At the Los Angeles Injury Group, we have adopted a personal responsibility to help many parties through one of the most challenging times of their lives. We understand how life-changing these accidents can be and want to help you achieve compensation for a wide variety of damages such as medical bills, lost wages, and more. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us for more information at 310-954-7248.